Induction Day

Wednesday, 05 July 2017
Induction Day

On Monday 3 July, our annual Induction Day took place where we welcomed our Braintree Sixth Form applicants for September 2017.

HE Convention

Wednesday, 21 June 2017
HE Convention

On Thursday 15 June 2017, Year 12 students visited the University of Essex for the Higher Education Convention that was taking place.

Mock Election 2017

Friday, 09 June 2017
Mock Election 2017

On the day of the snap general election of 8 June 2017, students at Notley High School and Braintree Sixth Form had the opportunity to participate in a mock election ballot.

NCS Summer Challenge

Thursday, 11 May 2017
NCS Summer Challenge

On Tuesday 9 May NCS visited Year 12 students during their assembly slot to advertise the NCS summer challenge.

Sam the Marathon Man!

Monday, 24 April 2017
Sam the Marathon Man!

We would like to congratulate Sam Platt, a Year 12 student, on his fantastic success this weekend in running the London marathon.

Year 12 Assessment Week

Thursday, 13 April 2017
Year 12 Assessment Week

This is a reminder that assessment week for Year 12 is fast approaching and exams will take place between 28 April-5 May 2017. 

Year 13 Final Assembly

Tuesday, 21 March 2017
Year 13 Final Assembly

On Tuesday 21 March 2017,  the Year 13 final assembly took place. This was an opportunity to celebrate success and achievements over the last two years. 

BBC Learning launches The Mind Set

Tuesday, 07 March 2017
 BBC Learning launches The Mind Set

The UK’s first national peer-to-peer coaching network for GCSE and National students.

It’s a bold new campaign which explores exam stress via 12 student coaches who have been there and done it, including one of our very own Year 12 students, Megan Amos.

Model United Nations Conference

Monday, 06 March 2017
Model United Nations Conference

Model United Nations (MUN) conferences aim to replicate the discussions and debates of UN committees, by involving students representing the views of different countries on a wide range of issues, and giving students the opportunity to research, present and argue a case in support of their allocated country's positio

New York and Washington, DC

Tuesday, 21 February 2017
New York and Washington, DC

In the early hours of Saturday 11 February, fifteen Year 13 students met to travel to Heathrow Airport to start our American adventure. In the week that followed, the group visited two cities, travelled through six states and walked nearly 55 miles.

UCAS Launch Day

Thursday, 22 June 2017
UCAS Launch Day

On Thursday 22 June our annual UCAS Launch Day took place. The purpose of this day is to give students the chance to explore possible courses for their future but also prepare for the application process itself. 

Psychology Presentations

Tuesday, 13 June 2017
Psychology Presentations

Year 12 psychology students have given a series of interesting presentations on a topic area of their choice, relating to psychological theory and research. They spent two weeks of lesson and home learning time to decide on an area, research the topic and then present back to their class. 

New Year 12 Induction Day

Friday, 09 June 2017
New Year 12 Induction Day

Our new Year 12 Induction Day takes place on Monday 3 July 2017. A letter has been sent home with further details regarding the content of the day.  

We look forward to welcoming our new applicants!

Gang Culture Warning Signs

Tuesday, 06 June 2017
Gang Culture Warning Signs

On Tuesday 6th June, a small, but interested and engaged, audience listened to Gavin McKenna talking about the warning signs of your child getting mixed up in gang culture, and how to act.

Jake Whiteside

Thursday, 20 April 2017
Jake Whiteside

It is with deep sadness that we are letting you know that a very well loved student in Year 11, Jake Whiteside, died yesterday following his battle with cancer.  

Sociology Conference

Thursday, 30 March 2017
Sociology Conference

On Tuesday 28 March 2017, the Year 12 sociology students were invited to the Mercury Theatre for a sociology conference organised by Colchester Sixth Form College.  

Campaign for our New Student Governors

Wednesday, 15 March 2017
Campaign for our New Student Governors

Today saw the launch of our campaign for our new Student Governors for 2017/2018. Year 12 students listened to a presentation during TP3 which included hearing speeches from Scarlett Perrin and Greg Mansfield, our current Student Governors. 

Undergraduate Student Finance - Open!

Friday, 24 February 2017
 Undergraduate Student Finance - Open!

Applications for 2017/2018 undergraduate student finance are now open! The application process takes six weeks so should be completed sooner rather than later. Further details regarding the application process have been sent home. 

New Holland Tractor Plant Visit

Friday, 10 February 2017
New Holland Tractor Plant Visit

On Wednesday 8 February 2017, a group of 33 AS business and economics students visited the New Holland manufacturing plant in Basildon to examine a range of business and economic concepts.

Year 12 Law Presentations

Tuesday, 13 June 2017
Year 12 Law Presentations

Year Law 12 students from BSF became trainee barristers today as each presented their findings on a well known murder case to the court. 

UCAS Launch 2017

Wednesday, 07 June 2017
UCAS Launch 2017

We are fast approaching that time of year where Year 12 students begin their UCAS applications. On 15 June students will be visiting the Higher Education event at Colchester University.

Year 12 Business Studies - Globalisation

Wednesday, 24 May 2017
Year 12 Business Studies - Globalisation

Year 12 business students turned international consultants on Monday 22 May 2017, as they presented their findings on the potential to do business in a range of countries around the world.

New Student Governors

Monday, 24 April 2017
New Student Governors

Following a rigorous application process that included a letter of application, a speech in assembly and an interview, we are delighted to announce that our new Student Governors for 2017/2018 are Verity Forster and Nabil Butcher.

Student Governor 2017-2018

Thursday, 13 April 2017
Student Governor 2017-2018

The big event is here! The new election! The process to determine our new Student Governors for the next academic year begins on 18 April. 

Comic Relief Cake Sale

Tuesday, 28 March 2017
Comic Relief Cake Sale

On Friday 24 March Comic Relief took place. Our Student Council arranged for a cake sale to take place in the main school building. 

Rachel is Our Karate Champ!

Tuesday, 07 March 2017
Rachel is Our Karate Champ!

We are delighted to announce and share the success of one of our Year 12 students outside of the classroom, Rachel Merritt, who after seven years of training, has achieved her black belt in karate.  

University Level Business Workshop

Thursday, 02 February 2017
University Level Business Workshop

On Wednesday 1 February 2017, twenty Year 12 students from Braintree Sixth Form were invited to take part in a university level business workshop at UCFB which is a specialist university located in Wembley stadium.  

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